8.96 lakh jobs created in January, 76.48 lakh in last 17 months: EPFO payroll data

The data of the exited members is based on the claims submitted by the individuals and establishments and the exit data uploaded by employers, whereas the number of new subscribers is based on the Universal Account Number (UAN) generated in the system and those who have received non-zero subscription.

A socially and environmentally just way to fight climate change

A Fee and Dividend bill now stands before Congress — The Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act. Some politicians suggest using some of the collected fee for specific programs, but that makes the policy regressive. Other people want income restrictions on who receives the dividend, but that makes the policy more complex and makes it harder […]

Inmates who battle wildfires in California to get better chance at post-prison firefighter jobs

Inmate crews are assigned to a wide range of duties. When not assigned to fires, inmate crews work on fuel reduction projects near their camp location. During fires, inmate crews are assigned to initial attack, fire line creation and cleanups to make a fire safe or reduce residual smoke after the fire is controlled, according […]

Automation will amplify small cities’ job crisis: Capgemini CEO Paul Hermelin

Capgemini CEO Paul Hermelin believes automation could turn smaller towns in many countries into economic deserts as more technology work concentrates in larger cities.This could have an impact on elections as voters would look to reverse the impact of technology due to the resultant job losses in smaller towns.Companies globally have to look at new […]

Government urged to create 600,000 new jobs to save workers from coronavirus fallout

TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady said: “Working people carried the burden of the pandemic. They must not bear the brunt of the recession. The Government must go all out to protect and create jobs and prevent the misery of mass unemployment.”

It’s the biggest job in tech. So why can’t they find anyone to do it?

Appointing a CDO to lead the government’s use of data before 2020 was a promise laid out in the government’s digital transformation strategy published three years ago. The case for a CDO is easily made: getting the right data in the right place at the right time is fundamental if the government is to make […]

IFTTT debuts paid Pro subscription service for Applet creation

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E-sports pros have “dream” jobs—but game publishers have all the power

Publishers made a game. They sell the game. They own the IP. Anything having to do with the games has to go through them. And now they own the leagues, too: In 2013, Riot Games launched its own League of Legends league, the League of Legends Championship Series. Activision Blizzard’s Overwatch and Call of Duty […]

Hyundai’s Latest Creation Is Something You Can Build At Home

The 1-meter (3.2-feet) long Hyundai Soapbox primarily uses wood, metal rods, and connecting materials such as brackets and screws. In the photos above, the wheels are from a wheelbarrow. Steering is through a joystick, while brakes are made via a simple mechanism. Best part? While soapboxes are generally made for children, Hyundai said that its […]

Gombe State tomato company re-opens soon- Gov. Yahaya

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the summit aims at bringing together all actors along the rice and groundnut value chains in a Public-Private-Partnership platform.(NAN)